Lancaster Comics Day 2017 Poster SNIP

In Review and In Pictures: Lancaster Comics Day 2017

Lancaster Comics Day started in 2015 and has been running every year since. A small, friendly event, it has built up a good reputation in the comics community and is providing an appealing alternative to some of the larger, less personal comic cons held in many of the bigger cities. The list of guests thisContinue reading In Review and In Pictures: Lancaster Comics Day 2017

Jack Kirby and Glenn Fleming, 1988

Crowdfunding Spotlight – British Jack Kirby Documentary Project Launches

2017 marks the centennial of US comic book artist and writer Jack Kirby‘s birth – and British comics archivist Glenn Fleming has just launched a Kickstarter to back the release of a documentary about this key creator, based on interviews he conducted some years ago. The planned film features unique, unseen footage; a journey by oneContinue reading Crowdfunding Spotlight – British Jack Kirby Documentary Project Launches

Amazing & Fantastic Tales #2

Planet Jimbot’s Amazing & Fantastic Tales

Amazing & Fantastic Tales #2 – a new comic from Planet Jimbot, the indie imprint run by Jim Alexander and Jim Campbell, is on sale now. Pulp gets a modern twist with comic strips and text stories combined in this anthology, which features scripts from Jim Alexander, Fin Cramb, Lynsey May and John McShane, andContinue reading Planet Jimbot’s Amazing & Fantastic Tales

Amazing & Fantastic Tales #1 out this week

Pulp gets a modern twist with comic strips and text stories combined in Amazing & Fantastic Tales #1, due to be released later this week by Planet Jimbot, the indie publisher set up by Jim Alexander and Jim Campbell. The first US-format issue includes ‘A Mischief of Devils’; another dramatic day in Hell by TomContinue reading Amazing & Fantastic Tales #1 out this week